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Joined 11-23-04, id: 445419, Profile Updated: 02-21-11
Author has written 51 stories for General, Humor, Fantasy, Young Adult, Nature, Biography, Horror, Fantasy, Life, Romance, Friendship, General, Humor, Love, Politics, and Family.

My name is Maisha. I'm not really much of a writer; I'm more of an imaginer. I'm 22, I'm queer, and sometimes I make art.

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Life in Techinicolor Contrast by Crystalline Lies reviews
Finding beauty all around you, in six parts. [femmeslash]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Spiritual/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,020 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 11 - Published: 4/20/2007
I Suppose by Violet Marx reviews
I suppose I could call myself
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 84 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/4/2007 - Complete
GrAfFiTi by Devil-In-The-Wishing-Well reviews
Trevor And Leigh. Their Dreams Were Each Other. Their Nightmares...Everything Else
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,253 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/30/2006
The Politician by Violet Marx reviews
My first attempt at slam poetry. (Written, of course, after reading Miss Lily Rose's poetry. Go check her out) 'The politician full of fiction.'
Poetry: Politics - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 196 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/17/2006
Get A Life by Miss Lily Rose reviews
A slam poem slamming everyone I could. Feel free to be offended.
Poetry: Love - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 281 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/24/2006
Homeland Insecurity by Miss Lily Rose reviews
Because I get so riled up with the radio, I needed an outlet poem of everything that was being thrown at me.
Poetry: Politics - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 385 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/24/2006
Coffeeshop by Miss Lily Rose reviews
This is a trip. Not a drug trip, but a mental trip through the things that float through my head during math class. And yes, it can be sung. It just feels better.
Poetry: Life - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 389 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/24/2006
An Invocation to Amuse by Miss Lily Rose reviews
I was supposed to write an Invocation to a Muse, but this sort of spawned itself. It's the Muses' Voicemail.
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 109 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/24/2006
Gone by sanguini reviews
We close our fragile hands on nothing when it's too late.
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 790 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/24/2006
Gay Babies by Yorba Linda reviews
How to tell if your baby will be gay..
Fiction: Humor - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 459 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 19 - Published: 6/22/2006
neverland boys & wonderland girls by dollface and her cancer reviews
somewhere between here and oz
Fiction: General - Rated: M - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 183 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 11 - Published: 5/23/2006
Lilith Speaks by myalchod reviews
What becomes of a legend as it is influenced by the years - as different people come across it and respond in different ways? A musing on the subject, vaguely influenced by Charles de Lint.
Fiction: Mythology - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,111 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/21/2004
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switchblade reviews
Sam is nineteen years old, constructed like a switchblade that has only ever been used to scrape away the life that gets stuck underneath city fingernails and has never really shined
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 283 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/27/2011 - Complete
jellyfish
Our papers circulated like blood, pumping through our fingers, sentences oxygenated into pictures and filtered back into words
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 201 - Published: 3/27/2011 - Complete
potable reviews
I was a tourist disguised as a student, my whiteness a lucky charm everyone wanted to rub.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 199 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/27/2011 - Complete
beekeeping reviews
my grandfather is immune to bee poison
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 500 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/10/2011 - Complete
concave reviews
poetry is my prayer book, I don't need any other god than your tongue.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 280 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/2/2009 - Complete
the geometry of happiness reviews
we were not initials encased in an uneven heart
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Published: 8/2/2009 - Complete
legend reviews
even lightning has a ribcage
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 229 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/2/2009 - Complete
tributaries reviews
I never thought something so filled with rocks could sound so much like the sky
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 185 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/2/2009 - Complete
Rainfall Hands reviews
you cannot know what it feels like to have nothing between yourself and beautiful until you've played the piano naked with everything except your fingers. Slam poem
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 513 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Published: 2/6/2009 - Complete
Imani reviews
Deportation is a suitcase made from the wrong colour skin. Slam Poem
Poetry: Family - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 655 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/26/2009 - Complete
We had our eyes closed and our fingers open reviews
and my tongue was an eraser that made her forget all my mistakes
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 242 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/13/2008 - Complete
today reviews
today I'm the symbol on the bathroom door. [Slam Poem]
Poetry: Politics - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 348 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/27/2007 - Complete
Wishing in Tunnels reviews
I thought I would die before we emerged into the sunlight. “Did you make a wish?” Kat asked, bouncing in her seat. I smiled. “Yeah. It was a really good one.” [A story about sisters and AIDS]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,376 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/13/2007 - Complete
Spinner reviews
Her sentences came from the residue she scraped from the champagne glass sky, turned upside down over our heads. 'I'm a changeling,' she said.
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,007 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 12/7/2006 - Complete
I awoke with poetry in my mouth reviews
my soles soldered trees’ tears to the sidewalks
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 243 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 3 - Published: 11/17/2006 - Complete
Friction of Resistance reviews
a rainstorm away from a spring. [Abstract poemy proseish thing.]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 372 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/23/2006 - Complete
Parallax reviews
Relentless beat of a frantic paradise, as light bends around them.
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 352 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/30/2006 - Complete
Sky reviews
This is about the first boy to change my life. [names have been changed.]
Fiction: Biography - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,166 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 9/27/2006 - Published: 8/28/2005 - Complete
Lang division reviews
it wasn't long before my words were too long for me and I tripped over them.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 284 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/12/2006 - Complete
Language is the liquid we're all dissolved in reviews
Hazy words as we evaporated. Nunca es una promesa. [AllEnglish translation posted as Ch 2]
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 508 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/10/2006 - Complete
Blue Ceramic reviews
I am becoming more and more like last summer.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 168 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Published: 9/9/2006 - Complete
Underwater Fireworks reviews
Beautiful things can't last.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 3,492 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 8/28/2006 - Published: 5/21/2006
Condensations reviews
dramatic in a top hat and hightops, they'll never harmonize
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 265 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 3 - Published: 8/4/2006 - Complete
Chris reviews
There’s a boy who told me life is like a bunch of lemons
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 4 - Published: 8/3/2006 - Complete
Watermelon Moon reviews
stars are the only frozen things in the sky
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 112 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 9 - Published: 8/3/2006 - Complete
I am Not a Poet reviews
Contradictory, concrete, axiomatic. Garbage. The truth but only if you want it to be.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 128 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/25/2006 - Complete
Clockwork Paradoxes reviews
He had antimatter eyes that exploded on contact with anything that mattered.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 304 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 6 - Published: 7/24/2006 - Complete
Dances of Alchemists reviews
Because dreams burn the color of illusions.
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 273 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/24/2006 - Complete
Neverdreamer reviews
The zodiac cavorted with lost poems overhead as the century folded over on itself. A dead child was born from the neverdream blossom. [This is my tribute to everything Nightwish has ever written. It is odd.]
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,523 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/18/2006 - Complete
Aphorism Collision reviews
we're rewriting ADD: Abstract Daydreaming Disorder
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 312 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/6/2006 - Complete
Place Your Bet reviews
Lady Luck sleeps around and drowns her victims [Slam...ish]
Poetry: Life - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 279 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 5/21/2006
She Says reviews
remember when we unzipped the sand with sticks that we dragged behind us like summer secrets?
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 360 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 7 - Published: 5/15/2006 - Complete
Over Exposure to Biohazard Music reviews
the radiation causes mutations from overexposure to biohazard music. Her words are corrosive because she's got a caustic tongue and an excess of hydrogen in her head. [Angry girls are my favourite.]
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 369 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Published: 5/8/2006 - Complete
Paddling Backwards reviews
A poemstory about a boy as he paddles backwards through memory's waters with his pen as his ship.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 639 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/28/2006 - Complete
Generation Infinity reviews
Praise Coffee, the God of the city. [Slam Poem]
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 343 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/10/2006 - Complete
As If the Sea Could Speak reviews
I could almost hear it. 'Aisling, you've misplaced your skin.' A drop of rain hit my face. The clouds were melting, cold rain dripping down and turning the field to glittering grass. I stood still when it rained. [Selkie story]
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 741 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/7/2006
We're Not Listening reviews
This is for anyone who is annoyed with the narrow, angsty contents of suburban teen poetry. You know... poems that rhyme lie, cry, and die. This is for you. [Slam Poem]
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 298 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 8 - Published: 4/3/2006 - Complete
Jitterbug reviews
Lexie is just a caffeinedependent faerie on her way to the Jitterbug coffee shop when her morning is interrupted by a rent in the spacetime continuum. [If you like Artemis Fowl or Faerie Wars this is your thing.]
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,298 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/13/2006
Siren reviews
We met as girls do. Her ocean eyes sang of danger and beauty and chaos. We ran parallel conveyor belts, burning the soles of our feet racing towards the finish line. In our fantasies there was no laughingcryingscreamingthrowing up.
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 728 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 2/23/2006 - Complete
Crushed Stars & Cigarettes reviews
Two children in a desolate world pass death between one another on cold winter nights before they're old enough to understand. [This is a scene from a dream I had.]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 307 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 1/23/2006 - Complete
Behind the Trash Cans reviews
Just some chunks of my vampire novel that may or may not get written. These scenes are pretty preliminary.
Fiction: Horror - Rated: T - English - Horror/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 692 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/7/2006
The Path To Infinity and Nothing reviews
3 14yearolds trying to make it through life without really living. Together, they write what they feel in a shared yellow notebook, and learn who they are, and that butterfly lives are beautiful but brief. [OLD & rather annoying piece to me now.]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,911 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 12/28/2005 - Published: 12/7/2005
Like Dark Chocolate reviews
The start of another endeavor... will be a modernized, werewolfized version of Beauty & the Beast crossed with Romulus & Remus. Unlikely to ever be finished or really worked on again.
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,160 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/17/2005
Eleven reviews
I’ll always be just short of the end and past it at the same time. One cookie less than a dozen, one hour away from midnight. A cent more than a dime, a year after a decade.
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 533 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/26/2005 - Complete
Dreams in Burnt Nets reviews
Who are we, catching all our old dreams in burnt nets, fishing for all the little lost fragments of ourselves? [Really old experiment]
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 521 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 5/12/2005 - Complete
The Spider reviews
Written to practice metre and rhyme, this poem turned into something I liked. Lady Spider, in all her deadly elegance.
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 80 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 5/3/2005 - Complete
Hold Still reviews
He plays with our shoelaces. He ties them together. Mine and his. Black and red. “This is us,” he says. “This is you and me.”
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 533 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 4 - Published: 3/14/2005 - Complete
In the Shiver of a Silvered Moon reviews
REALLY OLD poem... the piece that started my werewolf obsession.
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 135 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/19/2004 - Complete
Snow Black and the Eight Dwarves reviews
Snow White as a goth? Eight small men named Gerald in a cabin? A rogue dragon that keeps popping up? Suicide attempts? Yes!
Fiction: Humor - Rated: K+ - English - Parody/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,932 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 4 - Published: 11/27/2004 - Complete
Painted reviews
He punished the canvas with blue. [Short Story]
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,809 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Published: 11/27/2004 - Complete